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Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
ANN ARBOR, MI - The march toward developing national standards for electronic health records is advancing, with the goal of getting a second draft ready for consideration by the end of February.... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
AUGUSTA, Me - Gov. John Baldacci adopted the state's motto, Dirigo (Latin for "I lead") as the name for his plan to create universal health care for every Maine citizen.... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
CHICAGO - A tiny percentage of the nation's hospitals have implemented computerized physician order entry, according to a survey by the Leapfrog Group. Results of the survey,... More
Patty Enrado | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Fort Lauderdale, Fl - There's a movement afoot to automate claims processing and correspondence that now flow from payer to provider side on paper. Sure, payers have been rece... More
Bernie Monegain | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON - It has ... well, a revolutionary name for a Web site, a founder with a history and deep pockets and recognizable partners - Colin Powell and Carly Fiorina. And, today, amid much hoo... More
Jack Beaudoin | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
PHILADELPHIA, Pa - All physician groups may not be created equal, but at the 2003 Medical Group Management Association Annual Conference, this truth was self-evident: There's now an electr... More
Patty Enrado | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, DC - Citing a closer philosophical alignment, the American Association of Health Plans (AAHP) and the Health Insurance Association of America (HIAA) are merging, after an initial mer... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, DC - URAC, an independent, nonprofit healthcare accrediting organization, rolled out a HIPAA Registry for small providers and health plans just days after the fizzled Oct. 16 deadlin... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
WALTHAM, Mass - Internet group Terra Lycos has entered the consumer health channel market with launch of Lycos Health (http://health.lycos.com) on Oct. 30.Created with Healthology Inc.,... More
Healthcare IT News Staff | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
The Military Health System is about to hit the beach with a new wave of its electronic health record. Work on rolling out Composite Health Care System II will begin this mo... More
Jack Beaudoin | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
Healthcare providers, vendors and analysts rarely see eye-to-eye, but on at least one point there's agreement: the healthcare industry as a whole lags behind other sectors when it comes to sophi... More
Bernie Monegain | April 19, 2007 | 12:00 AM
ATLANTA - Medical information provider A.D.A.M. is teaming up with software maker FireLogic to expand its reach into the burgeoning disease management market.A.D.A.M. and Arlington, Va.... More